13 October 2011

US Sailing's 2012 Rolex Miami OCR Registration opens


US SAILING's 2012 Rolex Miami OCR Registration opens
BYM News (press release)
In addition to being a world-ranking event, it is also the final selection event for the US Paralympic Team – Sailing. For fleet racing in the Olympic classes, the regatta will consist of a five-day opening series (Monday - Friday) and a double-point ...
Sailing's J/22 world championships begin today on Lake Pontchartrain
NOLA.com
We saw an overall increase in sailing, and the number of regattas has gone up." In September, the Pontchartrain Yacht Club hosted the 91st Lipton Cup Regatta, a race featuring clubs from around the Gulf Coast. South and north shore clubs are working ...
Sailing helped me steer life back on track
Jarrow & Hebburn Gazette
But taking up sailing in January this year has helped him turn his life around. Kieran said: “I went off the rails from the age of 16. It's only been the last six months that I've pulled myself together. “I did a lot of Class A drugs, stole from people ...
Great turnout at sailing club
Ripon Today
RIPON Sailing Club hosted a well attended meeting of the Yorkshire and HumberSailing Association on Saturday, September 17. The event saw a great turnout with 25 boats entering the race compromising 12 Laser Radials, eight Tera dinghies, three Toppers ...
America's Cup:The reaching start
BYM News (press release)
From making the races much shorter, to bringing the courses alongside the shore to make for 'stadium sailing', to changing the course configuration, everything was on the table as a possible refinement, including how the races start. ...
Dominant sailing
The Hindu
Early start Peter has been sailing diligently for nine years and has in a short time made remarkable strides to become one of the top sailors of his country. His supremacy in the India International Regatta held at the Chennai Port last week was ...
Will it be smooth sailing?
The Hindu
“The sailing education system here is dreadful,” says Conway, during the India International Regatta at the Chennai Port. “YAI identified the problems two years ago and is investing a lot of time and money into improving it. ...
National sailing event cuts through Beaufort waters this week
Hilton Head Island Packet
By STEPHEN FASTENAU John Potter doesn't know much about the MC Scow, the one-design sailboat class that will take center stage in Beaufort this week. But he knew if there was a national regatta in his backyard, he wanted to participate. ...
Volvo Ocean Race : PUMA's Mar Mostro's Amory Ross blog from the seas,
BYM News (press release)
CAMPER is off our hip, above and behind, Telefónica and Abu Dhabi below us and in front. Realistically though, none of that matters much. Sailing off into the dark of practice night number one, we seek no perfection -- only progression. ...
Latest recruit
Daily Sail
King's Legend, the boat that finished second in the 1977-78 Whitbread Round the World Race with Skip Novak as her navigator, has become the latest entry to the Volvo Ocean Race LegendsRegatta and Reunion in Alicante, Spain in November after securing ...
Smooth sailing ahead for event
Adelaide Now
They will race their boats in the Mawson Lakes Model Yacht Regatta. Mawson Lakes Model Yacht Club member Dean Bonnett said things could get pretty serious on the water. "We get out there and enjoy sailing and what's on the water stays on the water," he ...
Sailing channel in the dark
Exmouth Journal
A former Lympstone Royal Marine and a local policeman braved passenger ferries, the French fishing fleet and a warning from a warship to cross the world's busiest shipping lane in the dark – all for charity and in a tiny 30-year-old dinghy. ...
Sol initiates recycling challenge for Moorings Interline Regatta
BYM News (press release)
Sol is a committed supporter of community initiatives including the BVI Spring Regatta and SailingFestival, the Royal BVI Sailing Club Junior Sailing Programme, Virgin Islands Search and Rescue, the Leverick Bay Poker Run, the Charter Yacht Society ...
2011 Leukemia Cup Regatta raises staggering $1 million
Examiner.com
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society announced yesterday that the 2011 Leukemia Cup Regatta has raised $1 million; a milestone for the San Francisco Bay Area Chapter of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. The event was held October 1-2, 2011 and was hosted by ...
Schoolboy selected for national sailing squad
Watford Observer
By Zoe Forsey » Tom Collyer, 12, made it through three tough selection events with his sailing  partner to be selected for the National Junior Squad for Sailing. He said: “I'm really excited about it because the national champion is also in the squad. ...
Skippers ride hot streaks to U.S. sailing titles
Mooresville Tribune
Hot right from the start, the eventual winners of the 2011 US Men's and Women's Sailing Championships on Lake Norman last weekend continued to apply the heat to the rest of the field. On the opening day of the races, skippers David M. Hyer and Amy ...
EUROSAF High Performance Grand Prix preview
Sail World
This is set to include conventional windward-leeward, windward-leeward restricted byAmerica's Cup style course boundaries, a more complex course including reaching legs, a slalom course in addition to the straight reaches of the 29erXX Seiko Speed ...
Clear sailing for Interlake youth
Interlake Spectator
The Gimli Yacht Club enjoyed a great racing season; hosting the Canadian Yachting Association's 2011 Sail West regatta in August and expanding its sailing school, with two of its youngest sailors earning a spot on Team Interlake for the 2012 Power ...
Southsea youngsters are sailing high...
Portsmouth News
Picture: Allan Hutchings (113579-150) THIS bright yellow sailing boat is now taking pride of place in the corner of a school playground for youngsters to enjoy. Boys and girls at St Swithun's Catholic Primary in Southsea are playing pirates and sailors ...
AsiaRooms.com - Monsoon Cup sailing tournament coming soon in Malaysia
The Open Press (press release)
(OPENPRESS) October 12, 2011 -- Travellers to Malaysia can experience the excitement of the Monsoon Cup sailing event in Terengganu next month. The prestigious international regatta will take place in Pulau Duyong between November 22nd and 27th 2011 ...
Oman Sail launch Women's sailing programme
BYM News (press release)
Since its launch in 2008, Oman Sail has taken nearly 7000 Omani children sailing, over half of which have been females. The Women's Programme, supported by Bank Muscat, will take that to the next level, instilling confidence and teaching valuable, ...
Big names attend regatta
Great Lakes Advocate
THE fortieth anniversary of the Great Lakes Sailing Club's Wildcat Regatta attracted 63 entries last weekend including Australian of the Year Simon McKeon. Organisers were happy with the turn out considering a weather forecast of unfavourable sailing ...
America's Cup sets up web site for businesses
Bizjournals.com (blog)
Local businesses anxious to get a piece of the America's Cup pie now have a website to check.America's Cup organizers have set up sf.americascup.com/business as a site where they will announce business and contracting opportunities. ...
2012 ISAF Women's Match Racing Worlds Venue Announced
Women's International Match Racing Association
Established in 1860, the GKSS hosted its first international regatta in 1910 with 116 yachts representing Sweden, Norway, Germany, Denmark, Finland and Great Britain. And with Gothenburg welcoming more recent events such as Volvo Ocean Race stopovers, ...
New to sailing, a few choices but hard time deciding - SailNet ...
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Hello friends i am new here and new to sailing as well, i have decided i want to learn and with many things i will do i will get the basics and jump.
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Greek Sailing Adventure – Part 1 Around the World | Vagobond
By Vago
Greek Sailing Adventure Ever since a friend back 1992 told me that Leonard Cohen had dropped out of society and gone to live in caves with a bunch of Greek hippies – I've had fantasies about sailingaround Greece, checking out the wonderful islands, indulging in the amazing ... My friend Graham who runs a guesthouse in Fez bought a share in a Greek sailboat a few months ago and he invited some close friends to come out and sail with him during the end of the summer season. ...
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Registration opens for US SAILING's 2012 Rolex Miami OCR ...
Held on picturesque Biscayne Bay in Coconut Grove, Fla., this prestigious event is the second stop on the International Sailing Federation's (ISAF) Sailing World Cup 2011-2012 circuit. ... regatta co-chair. “We're hopeful for a good turnout in the Olympic Classes, but concerned that the December, 2011 ISAF Worlds in Perth may diminish participation in Miami." Rolex Miami OCR is open to boats competing in events chosen for the 2012 Olympic Sailing Competition and the 2012 ...
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Sol initiates recycling challenge for Moorings Interline Regatta | BVI ...
By Admin
The annual Moorings Interline Regatta is a pre-cursor to the official start of the sailing season in the territory. This year the event has a record entry of fifty yachts filled with the airline industry's global employees and their friends and families. ...
BVI News
Etihad onboard with Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing - Sports Sponsorship ...
By comment@sportspromedia.com
Etihad onboard with Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing, Sailing Sponsorship news from SportsPro Media Middle East. ... The 2011/12 Volvo Ocean Race begins in Alicante, Spain on 29th October and concludes in Galway, Ireland next summer. ...
SportsPro Media - Latest News
Torresen Sailing and Boating News » Blog Archive » Caribbean ...
By Larry
Sailing on LP is incredible and the trade winds of the Caribbean will only make it sweeter. The schedule includes the Caribbean 600, St. Maarten Heineken Regatta and St. Thomas International Rolex Regatta, plus options to crew offshore on ...
Torresen Sailing and Boating News
US SAILING Blog: A College Sailor's Life: Light Winds Call for the ...
By US SAILING
This kept everyone on their toes and it was fun conditions to race in for the last few races of the event. You really couldn't ask for a better weekend of sailing, it was warm and sunny, I played games with a bunch of fellow sailors, and we won! ...
US SAILING Blog
Sail-World.com : Volvo Ocean Race - Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing to ...
World Cruising · 2013 America's Cup ... Volvo Ocean Race 2011-12 - Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing have agreed to sail a further 111 miles to ... 'Sailing these extra miles will give the team a chance to refine some of our data for Mediterranean ...
www.sail-world.com/USA/Volvo-Ocean-Race.../89469
The frigate Pallada sailing the Pacific | Image galleries | RIA Novosti
The Russian sailing ship Pallada is completing an international transpacific expedition. More than 100 sea cadets from the Primorye and Kamchatka Territories ...
en.rian.ru/photolents/20111009/167469992.html
Archived ... - Scuttlebutt: Sailing news with a North American focus
At the U.S.Sailboat Show in Annapolis, Md., Sailing World - and sister publication .... America's Cup and theVolvo Ocean Race, but these contests have been ...
www.sailingscuttlebutt.com/archived_Detail.asp?key=4796
Sailing the PNW - SailNet Community
I would very much like to purchase a sailboat and sail the Pacific Northwest. ... My existing sailingexperience/knowledge is from smaller sailboats (<20') in ...
www.sailnet.com/forums/living.../79556-sailing-pnw.html

Extreme 40 catamaran review
Telegraph.co.uk
It's not the first sailing series to try to sex up the sport. Australian skiffs and the Ultra 30 series have been here before, but the omens are good this time. With theAmerica's Cup going to multihulled craft, a lot of crew consider the Extreme ...
MMA's Reputation Grows with Trysail Regatta Win
Fenceviewer
Billed as the world's largest collegiate regatta, the event attracted more than 400 sailors from schools across the country to race a fleet of 47 offshore boats divided among five classes ranging in size from 35-44 feet. Sailing in extremely light and ...

 

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